East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 31 January 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Wind east 25 knots diminishing to southwest 20 Sunday afternoon then increasing to southwest 30 Sunday evening.

Periods of rain beginning early Sunday morning and ending Sunday afternoon. Fog patches forming late overnight and dissipating Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 3 to plus 2 rising to plus 3 Sunday morning then falling to minus 2 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 31 January 2015
Tonight and Sunday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 31 January 2015
Monday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 35 knots increasing to south 50.
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water except 2 tenths of grey ice in a few small bays. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5135N 5030W to 5505N 5240W to 5625N 5625W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths of grey ice in a few small bays.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 31 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5245W to 5045N 4715W to 5200N 4715W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5157N 5556W to Newfoundland near 5135N 5550W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 31 January 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 986 mb located north of Prince
Edward Island.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday deepening low 978 mb located over southern
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:57 PM NST 31 January 2015 A low pressure system just north of Prince Edward Island will move
northward across the Gulf of St. Lawrence tonight and across
Southeastern Labrador on Sunday. Strong to gale force east to
southeasterlies will continue to spread across the marine district
tonight ahead of this low. Winds will shift to strong to gale force
westerlies in the wake of this system on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port and Southwest Coast.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port and the Southwest Coast.

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